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Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Museum of Art

  • Al Hirschfeld: A Celebration of Hollywood and Broadway
    • May 31 – September 14, 2014
  • Janet Fish: Master of Light and Shadow
    • May 4 – July 27, 2014
  • Encounters: Cal Breed
    • Extended through August 31, 2014
  • Huntsville Photographic Society 2014 Members’ Showcase
    • Through August 3, 2014

Encounters: Cal Breed


  • Global Citizen: The Architecture of Moshe Safdie
    • May 31 - Sept. 1, 2014
  • American Encounters: Anglo-American Portraiture in an Era of Revolution
    • May 17 - September 15, 2014
  • The William S. Paley Collection: A Taste for Modernism
    • March 15 through July 7
The William S. Paley Collection: A Taste for Modernism

San Francisco, CA

The Contemporary Jewish Museum

  • DESIGNING HOME: JEWS AND MIDCENTURY MODERNISM
    • April 24–October 6, 2014
  • Arthur Szyk and The Art of the Haggadah
    • Through June 29, 2014
  • To Build & Be Built: Kibbutz History
    • Ongoing
  • Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations
    • Ongoing
  • StoryCorps StoryBooth
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Arthur Szyk and The Art of the Haggadah

  • Night, Smoke, and Shadows: The Presence of Atmosphere in the 19th Century
    • May 14–October 6
  • Artists Observe Nature, 1600–1800
    • May 14–October 6
  • CARLETON WATKINS: THE STANFORD ALBUMS
    • April 23–August 17, 2014
  • Inside Rodin’s Hands: Art, Technology, and Surgery
    • April 9–August 3, 2014
  • American Photographs: A Cultural History
    • March 12–July 7, 2104
  • Within and Without: Transformations in Chinese Landscapes
    • February 19–December 2014
  • Mapping Edo: The Social and Political Geography of Early Modern Japan
    • Through July 20, 2014
  • Sequence, sculpture by distinguished American contemporary artist Richard Serra
    • Through 2016
CARLETON WATKINS: THE STANFORD ALBUMS

Monterey, CA

Monterey Museum of Art
  • Jules Tavernier: Artist and Adventurer
    • June 6–October 20, 2014
  • Monterey Now: Malin Lager
    • June 6–October 20, 2014
  • SHIFT—Five Decades of Contemporary California Painting
    • May 1–September 22, 2014
  • FROM DAWN TO DUSK: GOTTARDO PIAZZONI’S FINAL MURALS
    • Ongoing
Monterey Now: Malin Lager

Torrance, CA

Torrance Art Museum
  • WATCHMEN - Surveillance and The Flaneur
    • June 7 - July 26, 2014
  • 179 Easy Steps to a Masterpiece: V&B (Alex Jacobs and Ellemieke Schoenmaker) – Netherlands based painting duo
    • June 7 - July 26, 2014
179 Easy Steps to a Masterpiece: V&B (Alex Jacobs and Ellemieke Schoenmaker) – Netherlands based painting duo

Irvine, CA

The Irvine Museum
  • Then and Now: 100 Years of Plein Air Painting
    • May 17-October 2, 2014
California Impressionism: Selections from The Irvine Museum

Laguna Beach, CA

Laguna Art Museum
  • MFA '14
    • June 8-29, 2014
  • Frank Cuprien: Pacific Views, 1914–1938
    • Ongoing
MFA '14

Pomona, CA

American Museum of Ceramic Art
  • Large as Life: Betty Davenport Ford, Elaine Katzer, Lisa Reinertson 
    • June 14 - August 13, 2014
  • La Catrina: Tribute to Jose Posada (in the Vault)
    • June 14 - August 13, 2014
  • Connie Layne: A Playful Primative (exhibit and Sale)
    • June 13 – June 29, 2014
  • Frills and Function: Lauren Smith
    • June 14 – July 5, 2014
  • Event

Denver, CO

Denver Art Museum
  • The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925
    • May 11, 2014 – August 31, 2014
  • All That Glistens: A Century of Japanese Lacquer
    • Through October 5, 2014
  • Sovereign: Independent Voices
    • Sept. 15, 2013 – August 17, 2014
The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925

Greenwich, CT

Bruce Museum

  • Tales of Two Cities: New York & Beijing
    • May 3, 2014 - August 31, 2014
  • Pasture to Pond: Connecticut Impressionism
    • March 22, 2014 - June 22, 2014
  • Extreme Habitats: Into the Deep Sea
    • April 5, 2014 - November 9, 2014
  • Event
Tales of Two Cities: New York & Beijing

Norwalk, CT

Center for Contemporary Printmaking
  • 4th Biennial Footprint International Exhibition
    • June 8 Exhibit thru Aug 31
  • Event

Bridgeport, CT

Housatonic Museum of Art
  • Anna Held Audette: Requiem for the Industrial Age
    • June 12 – July 25, 2014
Anna Held Audette: Requiem for the Industrial Age

Storrs, CT

The William Benton Museum of Art University of Connecticut

  • Stagecraft: 50 Years of Design at Hartford Stage
    • May 23 - August 10, 2014
  • Ronnie Wood: Art and Music
    • March 28–August 10, 2014
  • From Old Masters to Revolutionaries: Five Centuries of the Benton's Best
    • Ongoing
  • Events
Ronnie Wood: Art and Music

Newark, DE

University Museums University of Delaware

  • Faces of the Collection
    • February 12 – June 28, 2014
    • OLD COLLEGE MAIN GALLERY
  • Strategy and Structure: The Work of Robert Straight
    • February 12 – June 28, 2014
    • OLD COLLEGE WEST GALLERY
  • FreshPAINT: African American Art @ UD
    • February 12 – June 28, 2014
    • MECHANICAL HALL
Faces of the Collection

Washington, DC

Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
  • Cartier: Marjorie Merriweather Post's Dazzling Gems
    • June 7 - Dec. 31
Cartier: Marjorie Merriweather Post's Dazzling Gems

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